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Fraser
2006-Aug-28, 08:04 PM
NASA has pushed back the launch of the Space Shuttle Atlantis because of Tropical Storm Ernesto, currently threatening the East Coast of the United States. The agency has made the decision to roll the shuttle back to its hanger, to protect it from potential damage from the storm. If the rollback does occur, the shuttle won't be able to fly before its September launch window ends, so it'll have to be pushed back to October.

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2006/08/28/storm-delays-shuttle-launch/)